How to Apply


Application Instructions

Click here to download the 2018 NYUSPS at NYU Shanghai HSA Application

A complete application with your Summer 2018 course selection is required by June 25, 2018 for general considerationApply now to reserve your place in the courses of your choice! Students must submit the following required documents for their application to be considered complete:

  • Completed and signed application form 
  • Official transcript for current school year 
  • Required Essay. Must follow the format below:
    • Typed. Please use the allotted space at the end of the application.
    • 200 words in English or 400 words in Chinese.

​​Essay Topic: Why are you a good candidate for the NYUSPS at NYU Shanghai High School Academy? Please discuss your interest in the specific course(s) you have chosen.

Your entire application should be submitted to Only complete applications will be considered.

Program and Course Fees

  • 9,888 RMB per one-week course

Dining Costs: Approximately 50–60 RMB out of pocket per day at the NYU Shanghai cafeteria (Monday–Friday only). Students will be responsible for their own meals on the weekends. There are many dining options around the residence halls and the NYU Shanghai campus.

  • 950 RMB per week for a Standard Double Room

Housing and Fees: Housing is available at the NYU Shanghai residence halls located approximately 15 minutes from the academic building, in the Jinqiao area of Pudong. Shuttle service will be provided to and from the NYU Shanghai campus. Housing is optional. Housing room types and fees below:

Important Dates and Deadlines

May 4, 2018

2018 年 5 月 4 日

Priority Application Deadline – 1st Round

优先录取截止日——第 1 轮

May 18, 2018

2018 年 5 月 18 日

Decision Form Submission Deadline for Priority Applicants; ¥950*(# of weeks) Housing Payment Deadline for Priority Applicants

优先录取学生决定表提交截止日;确认参加的优先录取学生按 950 人民币每周乘以住宿周数的标准支付住宿费截止日。

June 1, 2018

2018 年 6 月 1 日

General Application Deadline -- 2nd Round
UPDATE: Final Application Deadline extended to Monday June 25

常规录取截止日——第 2 轮

June 15, 2018

2018 年 6 月 15 日

Decision Form Submission Deadline for General Applicants; ¥950*(# of weeks) Housing Payment Deadline for General Applicants

常规录取学生决定表提交截止日;确认参加的常规录取学生按 950 人民币每周乘以住宿周数的标准支付住宿费截止日。

June 22, 2018

2018 年 6 月 22 日

Last day to cancel housing without penalty -- NO REFUND AFTER THIS DATE


June 24, 2018

2018 年 6 月 24 日

Tuition Payment Due for All Applicants


June 25, 2018

2018 年 6 月 25 日

Required Supplemental Documents Deadline (If Any)


Program Payment/Tuition Refund Policy: If you withdraw before the first day of classes, you are entitled to a 100 percent tuition refund. If you withdraw by the end of the first day of classes, you are entitled to a 75 percent tuition refund. After the first day of class for your scheduled course(s), there is no refund.